Dallas, TX Train Accident, Oct 1926

J. M. GOWER, 47, Killed When Struck by Train

The dead body of J. M. GOWER, 47, of 4901 East Side avenue was found on the Texas & Pacific Railway tracks, one mile east of the Buckner Orphan’s Home, where he was struck by a passing train. GOWER was said to have gone Tuesday to Terrell and was thought by relatives to have been in Terrell until they were notified of the discovery of the body.

Funeral services were held Thursday afternoon at his home, with Rev. M. A. STONE officiating, and burial was in Grove Hill Cemetery. He is survived by his wife, three daughters, Mrs. Oliver BOUNDS and Misses Mary and Anne GOWER, and a brother, all of Dallas.

Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX 15 Oct 1926